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Learning and Positive Behaviour Support Assistant

The closing date (18/06/2018 at 12:00 pm) for this position has passed.
Position:Learning and Positive Behaviour Support Assistant
Hours:36 hours per week
Location:Dunfermline, Falkirk
Salary:£25,297 per annum
Closing date: 18/06/2018 at 12:00 pm

About the Role

We have experience of supporting people with Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Positive Behaviour Support, transitions and enduring mental health issues in a variety of settings from low level visiting support to 24 hour supported accommodation and we are currently looking to increase our team.

We are expanding our Positive Behaviour Support team so this a new and exciting role created to support this development. The role will involve delivering training both in a classroom setting and in services with supported individuals and staff members.  The role will involve working with many different people and teams both internal to Kingdom and external professionals and stakeholders. The role is diverse and will involve problem solving and a flexible and adaptable approach.

About You

You will be confident and able to engage with people from many different backgrounds. You will be able to problem solve and be creative in thinking and identifying the correct approaches to the many issues you shall be working with.

You will have a solutions focused approach to your work and your interactions with people. You will be positive and enthusiastic with excellent people skills.

You must be able to be flexible in your approach to work as some evening, weekend and shift working will be required.

If you have experience in a support and care setting and hold a relevant qualification in Care or a related field in line with the SSSC registration criteria this could be an opportunity for you.

The Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Rewarding career choice
  • 37 days annual leave per year
  • Access to an employee assistance programme which gives confidential advice/counselling programme
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Access to Discounted Gym Memberships

A current driving license, business insurance and the use of a car for work purposes are essential.

The posts are subject to a PVG Disclosure check. The cost of membership is borne by you.

Further information and application packs are available from our website (left), or email or telephone (01383) 741220. Please quote vacancy number 529.

The closing date for applications is on Monday, 18 June 2018 at 12 Noon.